Chris Christie

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie as he appeared on CNBC's "Squawk Box," Thursday, August 27, 2015.
55th Governor of New Jersey


  • TRENTON, N.J.— Advocates have spent about $1 million to back a "yes" vote on a constitutional amendment to require every penny of the state's gas tax be used for transportation. Documents obtained by The Associated Press show the Engineers Labor-Employer Cooperative has spent $984,983 on the question. Kim Guadagno on Thursday said on New Jersey 101.5 FM that she...

  • Bridget Anne Kelly, (R) former deputy chief of staff to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, arrives to testify in the Bridgegate trial at the Federal Courthouse in Newark, New Jersey, U.S. October 27, 2016.

    Closing arguments in New Jersey's "Bridgegate" trial were unexpectedly postponed by a day because of an unspecified "legal issue."

  • TRENTON, N.J.— The lieutenant governor came out Thursday against a measure Republican Gov. Kim Guadagno, in a rare public disagreement with Christie that follows testimony that she had been "frozen out" by the governor, said on New Jersey 101.5 FM that she opposes the ballot question. It also underscores an important point about the ballot question: It asks voters to...

  • TRENTON, N.J.— Atlantic City pitched its financial recovery plan to state officials on Wednesday, warning that if Republican Gov. Republican Atlantic City Mayor Don Guardian, several City Council members and consultants who helped craft the plan presented it to a state Assembly panel two days after the council approved it. Democratic Assembly Majority Leader...

  • That's the message behind a new ad campaign that asks New Jersey voters to approve a constitutional amendment mandating that every cent of a gas tax hike be used only for transportation projects. If the message sounds familiar, it's because the group behind it took a cue from an unrelated campaign that wants to torpedo efforts to expand casinos in northern New...

  • ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.— Atlantic City plans to sell land, lay off 100 more workers, pay down most of its $500 million debt and slash other expenses during the next five years to fight off a threatened state takeover of its assets and decision-making power. The city will use $110 million from the sale of the historic Bader Field former airport site and $105 million in...

  • emocratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton (L) and Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump shake hands after speaking during the Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation Dinner at Waldorf Astoria October 20, 2016 in New York, New York.

    The jokes took on a dark edge when Trump got serious and and appeared to attack Clinton with serious intent, NBC News reports.

  • TRENTON, N.J.— New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has defended signing a gas tax increase saying that he didn't want to raise it but had no choice. Christie made his first remarks since approving the 23- cent per gallon hike last Friday at a town hall on education funding in New Providence Tuesday.

  • Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is seen with running mate Mike Pence (R) at a rally

    Trump's debate performance saved him, Larry Kudlow says.

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    Donald Trump's former tax attorney said the Republican presidential candidate had little interest in the tax code, NBC News reports.

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